Aster reflexus L.


Family: Compositae

Genus: Aster

Description: 

Starwort with egg-shaped leaves, almost tiled, bent backward and sawed; flowers grow solitary, terminal, and fit close to the ends of the branches. (Bot. Repos.)

History: 

Published in Sp. Pl. 2: 877 in 1753.

Also published in Bot. Repos. 2: 93 in 1800.

Synonym of Polyarrhena reflexa (L.) Cass. subsp. reflexa.


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